or, why the MCU didn’t ruin your favorite supervillain.
below the cut: Iron Man 3 spoilers, discussion of cultural appropriation, narrative arc, and analysis of how ridiculously, wonderfully meta the advertising scheme of IM3 was.
Once Upon A Time: The Crocodile
I was in my chair watching and literally jumped up and yell “YOU TELL ‘EM, BELLE!”
My mother shushed me and told me to sit down.
If you guys have not been able to see it, here is the alternate ending to The Avengers
I dare you to tell me Maria Hill isn’t a badass. I dare you.
first off SPOILERS
(click for big) You know, the more I think about these two, the sadder it seems to me. For Hawkeye, obviously, because being mind-controlled sucks and is traumatizing, but also kind of for Loki, because he just like, steals himself a friend? Loki seems completely incapable of actually making friends for himself. Even before he was evil, on Asgard, Thor was the only person who seemed to halfway want him around, and made his friends just kind of tolerate him.
Anyway, I took these sad thoughts and turned them into a doofy comic, as usual.